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Bradyrhizobium elkanii Kuykendall et al. (ATCC® 49852)

Strain Designations: USDA 76 [3Ilb76, 76]  /  Type Strain: yes  /  Biosafety Level: 1

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Strain Designations USDA 76 [3Ilb76, 76]
Soybean, Glycine max
Biosafety Level 1

Biosafety classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain yes
Fatty acid composition and antibiotic resistance
DNA homology group 2
Medium ATCC® Medium 111: Rhizobium X medium
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 30°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor LD Kuykendall
Soybean, Glycine max

Kuykendall LD, et al. Genetic diversity in Bradyrhizobium japonicum Jordan 1982 and a porposal for Bradyrhizobium elkanii sp.nov.. Can. J. Microbiol. 38: 501-505, 1992.

Kuykendall LD, et al. Fatty acids, antibiotic resistance, and deoxyribonucleic acid homology groupsof Bradyrhizobium japonicum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 38: 358-361, 1988.

Validation list no. 45. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 43: 398-399, 1993.

Devine TE, et al. DNA homology group and the identity of bradyrhizobial strains producing rhizobitoxine-induced foliar chlorosis on soybean. Crop Sci. 28: 938-941, 1988.

Cross References

Nucleotide (GenBank) : AF362942 Bradyrhizobium elkanii 16S ribosomal RNA gene, partial sequence.

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